Restaurants & Bars

Foodie London: Residencies, Pop Ups & Events this September

Whether you’re looking for a date night treat or something fun to do with friends, London’s restaurants, pubs and bars are have a host of events this September offering feasts for the stomach and mind. And here’s our pick… Photo: Wiltons Paella and Bubbles Party at Arros QD, Fitzrovia Valencian restaurant Arros QD is throwing […]

10 of the Best Cocktail Bars in Kensington & Chelsea

Where to find the super-glamorous speakeasies, sophisticated restaurants and pub gardens serving up the best cocktails in Kensington and Chelsea

National Afternoon Tea Week: Where to indulge in London

Not that any of us need an excuse for a mid-afternoon sweet treat with a cup of tea (or a glass of something stronger on the weekend), but now we now have one – National Afternoon Tea Week is here, running August 9 to 15. So frock up and treat yourself to something really special […]

London’s Best New Restaurant & Bar Openings: August 2021

London never has a shortage of new restaurants and bars to try out or menus to sample. To help you navigate through them all, here’s our pick of the best… Photo: The Ivy Asia Chelsea Tendril (mostly vegan) Kitchen, The Sun & 13 Cantons, Soho The bustling Sun & 13 Cantons has some pretty great […]

West London’s Best Rooftop Bars, Terraces and Alfresco Dining

So, this summer is more of a non-event rather than a stonking hot corker. Still, you have to make the most of it right? And if nothing says summer like alfresco drinking and dining, then nothing says British summer like alfresco drinking and dining with the chance of rain. So if you find yourself west […]

West End’s Theatre Royal Drury Lane Reopens with all-day Dining and Cocktails

The oldest theatre site in continuous use in the world, the iconic Theatre Royal Drury Lane in Covent Garden has reopened with new eating and drinking spaces, following a £60 million restoration. And it is stunning… Lead image: The Cecil Beaton cocktail lounge; Photo: Andy Paradise Andrew Lloyd Webber, who acquired the theatre in 2000, […]

London's best alfresco terraces and rooftop bars: The Rumpus Rooms. The Rumpus Rooms, South Bank

London’s best rooftop bars & terraces with killer Thames-side views

As Londoners, we often take for granted how impressive the Thames really is. Soak up the river’s grandeur in style at one these rooftop dining spots or terrace restaurants that offer dynamite views of one of the most iconic cityscapes there is…  Photo: 12th Knot at Sea Containers Bar Elba, Waterloo  This vast rooftop across […]

Alfresco terraces in the City: SushiSamba has one of the best views in the City

Central London’s best rooftop bars offering sensational views

While most of us think about escaping the city when it’s hot, quaffing a cocktail or two above it is a pretty good alternative – especially when it comes with an impressive view. This summer, rise above the hubbub and soak up London in style at one of these rooftop terraces overlooking the city. Photo: […]

Ave Mario in Covent Garden is the latest offering from Big Mamma

London’s Best Restaurant & Bar Openings: July 2021

The best new restaurants and bars opening in London in July 2021, from Big Mamma’s ‘Church version 2.0’, Ave Mario, to an LA pop-up on the Dorchester Rooftop and a City stop-off dedicated to all things eggs…

Alfresco terraces in the City: SushiSamba has one of the best views in the City

85 of London’s Best Rooftop Bars & Alfresco Terraces

85 of London’s best rooftop bars and alfresco terraces across the City, south London, north London, east and west